Traveling from Volos to Skiathos by ferry
On this page, you will find useful information on the Volos - Skiathos ferry route, such as ferry trip duration, route frequency, port distances, ferry ticket prices. On Ferryhopper you can compare all the available ferry routes to Skiathos and the Sporades islands and book cheap ferry tickets in just 4 clicks.
Ferry schedules from Volos to Skiathos*
How frequent are the ferry connections between Volos and Skiathos?
There are daily ferries from the port of Volos to the island of Skiathos, all year round. Especially in the summer months, there are at least 4 ferry crossings per day with both conventional and high-speed ferries. The ferry companies that usually operate on this route are Blue Star Ferries and Anes Ferries.
How long is the ferry trip from Volos to Skiathos?
The ferry ride from Volos to Skiathos can be from 1h 45min to 3 hours depending on the ferry type that you choose to travel with.
What is the distance between Volos and Skiathos?
The distance between Volos and Skiathos is relatively small, just 27 nautical miles (around 50 km).
What is the cost of the ferry ticket from Volos to Skiathos?
The ferry tickets to Skiathos start from around 22 € for a one-way economy seat (deck). On the Ferryhopper FAQ pages, you can find details about available discounts and offers.
Watching the ferry crossing in Sporades from a beach in Skiathos.
Where can I book ferry tickets from Volos to Skiathos?
On Ferryhopper you can book ferry tickets online from Volos to Skiathos and the Sporades islands. Compare ferry itineraries, ferry ticket prices, ferry types, and start planning your trip in the best possible way!
Useful tips for your ferry trip from Volos to Skiathos
- The port of Volos is located very close to the city center and it's just 15-20minutes walk from the bus station and the train station.
- The conventional ferries that operate on the Volos - Skiathos route offer a vehicle garage. If you want to travel with your car or motorbike to Skiathos we recommend that you get to the port at least 1 hour in advance of your ferry departure.
- Skiathos is the closest island to the port of Volos and it's a great departure point for an exciting island hopping experience in the Sporades islands. Have a look at our Map of Ferries and easily organize a ferry trip to the beautiful islands of Skopelos and Alonissos.
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